Search for dissertations about: "Early Jewish Interpretation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 swedish dissertations containing the words Early Jewish Interpretation.

  1. 1. The Messenger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Berlin/New York : Walter de Gruyter

    Author : Camilla Hélena von Heijne; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; Biblical Studies; Genesis; Judaism; Early Jewish Interpretation; Jewish Reception History of the Bible; Angel of the Lord God; Messenger; Angelology; Angelophany; Ambiguous Identity; Relationship; God; Theophany; Vision; Revelation; Dream; Anthropomorphism; Angel of the Presence; Hypostasis; Raphael; Gabriel; Wisdom; Logos; Old Testament Exegesis; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Book of Tobit; Wisdom of Solomon; Philo; Josephus; Rabbinica; Rabbinic Literature; Midrash; Targum; Rewritten Bible; Talmud; Type-Scene; Allusion; Gospel of Luke; Annunciation Narrative; Gospel of John; Hagar; Jacob Israel; Aqedah; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the ambiguous relationship between God and ‘the angel of the Lord/God’ in early Jewish interpretations of Genesis, for example, Gen 16:7–14; 22:1–19, and 31:10–13. Although the designation ‘the angel of the Lord’ does not appear in Genesis 32, this text is included because it exhibits the same ambiguity as the explicit ‘angel of the Lord-texts’. READ MORE

  2. 2. The Messenger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Universitetsbiblioteket

    Author : Camilla von Heijne; Uppsala universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Bible; Old Testament; Genesis; Judaism; early Jewish interpretation; angel of the Lord God; messenger; angelology; angelophany; ambiguous identity; relationship; God; theophany; vision; revelation; dream; anthropomorphism; angel of the Presence; hypostasis; Raphael; Gabriel; Wisdom; Logos; Old Testament Pseudepigrapha; Book of Tobit; Wisdom of Solomon; Philo; Josephus; Rabbinic literature; Midrash; Targum; rewritten Bible; Talmud; type-scene; allusion; Gospel of Luke; annunciation narrative; Gospel of John; Hagar; Jacob Israel; Aqedah.; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Religion Theology Old Testament exegesis; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Religionsvetenskap Teologi Gamla testamentets exegetik;

    Abstract : This dissertation investigates the ambiguous relationship between God and ‘the angel of the Lord/God’ in early Jewish interpretations of Genesis, for example, Gen 16:7–14; 22:1–19, and 31:10–13. Although the designation ‘the angel of the Lord’ does not appear in Genesis 32, this text is included because it exhibits the same ambiguity as the explicit ‘angel of the Lord-texts’. READ MORE

  3. 3. Concepts of God and Angelolgy : An Analysis of the Messeneger of the Lord in Early Jewish Interpretations of Genesis

    University dissertation from Uppsala : Uppsala universitet

    Author : Camilla Hélena von Heijne; Ersta Sköndal högskola.; [2006]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Old Testament Exegesis; Biblical Studies; Bible; Early Jewish Interpretation; Angels; Angel of the Lord; Angelology; Genesis; Messenger; Judaica; Rabbinica; Philo; Josephus; Midrash; Rewritten Bible; Pseudepigrapha; Targums; Gamla testamentets exegetik; Bibelvetenskap; Bibeln; judisk tolkningshistoria; änglar; Herrens ängel budbärare; angelologi; Filon; Josefus; intertestament literatur; pseudepigrapha; Midrash; targumer; talmud; Genesis;

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  4. 4. Jesus and the Forgiveness of Sins: An Aspect of His Prophetic Mission

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Tobias Hägerland; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2009]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; eschatology; faith; illness; healing; blasphemy; angels; prophets; priests; ecclesiology; christology; forgiveness; sin; tradition; criteria; early Judaism; historical Jesus; Gospels; Bible; New Testament; restoration; Isaiah; Messiah; rhetoric; Progymnasmata; chreia; apomnemoneuma;

    Abstract : This study investigates the topic of forgiveness of sins in the mission of the historical Jesus. Gospel material that pertains to the question is authenticated by the use of criteria for historicity and interpreted within the wider context of first-century Judaism as part of a broader reconstruction of Jesus’ career as a healer and prophet. READ MORE

  5. 5. Reading the Dream Text: A Nexus between Dreams and Texts in the Rabbinic Literature of Late Antiquity

    University dissertation from Göteborg : University of Gothenburg

    Author : Erik Alvstad; Göteborgs universitet.; Gothenburg University.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; dreams; rabbinic Judaism; Late Antiquity; Babylonian Talmud; Palestinian Talmud; Midrash; Talmudic Dreambook Bavli Berakhot 55a-57b ; text-centred community; oneiric discourse; dream-text nexus; dream interpretation; dream narrative; oneiric reading; catalogue of dream omina; dream ritual; dream prayer;

    Abstract : This study deals with conceptions and practices related to dreams in early rabbinic Judaism. One aspect of the Jewish dream culture in particular is considered, viz. the tendency evinced in the rabbinic literature of Late Antiquity to associate dreams and texts with each other. READ MORE